Reflections on Social Media, or What I Learned in Social Media for Information Professionals

I learned a great deal about the history of Web 2.0 technology and Social Media.  I had learned about Web 2.0 before, but I don’t think I fully understood it until this semester.  The early readings on what it is and the history and evolution of it really helped me to understand the concept better. …

Social Media and Higher Education: A Review of the Literature

This is my last topic from my Social Media for Information Professionals class.  It's from last week, but I'm still a bit behind at the moment.  I was super stressed last week with the end of my massive research project (details to come).  I hope I can keep up this little feature over the Summer…

E-books, Publishing, and Social Media: A Review of the Literature

This weeks materials were on e-books, publishing, and using social media. Morrison's article talked about marketing for self-published authors using social media.  Apperantly, they should sepend 80% of their time on marketing using social media and only 20% writing.  Which Morrison argues is a lot, and that it doesn't really work as well as people…